The automotive industry is dynamic and ever-changing. Second to buying a home, buying an automobile is one of the largest purchases your customers will make. The many and varied professionals who help make that happen are critical to the success of a dealership.

Industry leaders and dealerships rely on high-performing talent to maximize production and reach their business goals.

As top automotive recruiters in Nashville, Tennessee and beyond, we work with industry leaders and talented professionals to achieve a natural fit; one that feels right because it’s the best match possible.

Our Process with Clients

We take the time to fully understand your business needs so we can establish the best plan of action for hiring talent. As market masters, we know the people, the roles, the companies, and the locations where we recruit. Our process is thorough so we can find a mutual fit that meets the needs of your dealership.

We manage the entire placement process, keeping everyone up to date with needs and next steps. Our professional reputation hinges on making great placements and accelerating careers.

Automotive Industry Talent

The professionals we place are driven, proven performers, looking to advance their careers. They have a growth-oriented mindset, are continual learners, and are passionate about what they do. We use personality profiles in our vetting process because cultural fit is especially important. We don’t rely solely on experience and education to assess a candidates performance potential.

Companies We Work With

We work with franchises and independently owned dealerships and auto businesses; small to mid-size companies ranging from 5 million+ in revenue. Whether you are a startup or global company, you all have one thing in common – the critical need for exceptional talent.

Roles We Fill

We fill a variety of different management level positions within dealerships including:

  • General Manager
  • General Sales Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Service Manager
  • Pre-Owned Car Manager
  • Parts Manager
  • Finance Manager
  • Office Manager
  • Business Development Center Manager
  • Regional Manager
  • Regional Director
  • Account Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Training Manager

We also place talent within third-party automotive sectors including warranty companies and marketing firms.

About Our CEO

Our Founder and CEO, Nicole Avellina has 24 years of experience in the automotive industry in both retail and on the corporate side of the business. She’s held multiple management position for Ford, Infiniti, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, and Maserati. She spent ten years as a Dealership Consultant and trained Finance Managers and Sales Consultants in process improvement, sales and closing skills nationally for Ford Motor Company. Now Nicole’s focus is on being the top automotive recruiter in Tennessee and beyond.

About N8 Search

N8 Search is a faith-based organization where we foster a supportive, inclusive atmosphere of continued growth and mastery. We empower our team to work independently and meet the needs of our clients and candidates to improve the lives of companies and professionals alike.